Blogs and Podcasts

Resources to dig deeper

Our Blogspot is an informational space that provides parents with resources on how to better relate to and support their students. Teens+ blog features faculty, staff, and guest writers who cover topics including managing stress and anxiety, fostering leadership, and spiritual life. Conversations with DL Podcast features our Head of School exploring important topics for our HC Community. Pulse Point is a wellness note from our nurses in the HC Clinic. We are excited to partner with you for the wellness of your student. 
No April fools! -The Great Vape discussion
Vaping is a very popular activity amongst our youth.  The smell of candy and fruit make it appealing and seem harmless; but there are great consequences in question. Read the following articles that speak to some of these topics.

What do I need to know about vaping?
Hopkins Medicine: 5 truths you need to know about vaping

How does vaping affect my student’s mental health?
CDC: Quick Facts on the Risks of E-cigarettes for Kids, Teens, and Young Adults

How does nicotine addiction affect my student's mental health?
Please review this topic and have a family discussion with your student.
Becky-Lou Ruiz, RN &  Kris Bergmann, RN